Just upgraded to Hoary Preview via CD...

Matt Zimmerman mdz at ubuntu.com
Tue Mar 15 02:31:24 UTC 2005

On Tue, Mar 15, 2005 at 10:18:09AM +0800, Senectus . wrote:

> On Mon, 14 Mar 2005 18:06:35 -0800, Matt Zimmerman <mdz at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > And how did you establish that it gave you KDE?
> > 
> Because after the upgrade I did a ctrl-alt-backspace to restart X and
> hopefully get xorg instead of xfree.
> when I did that it dropped me back to the cmd line (ie something
> broke), so I logged in (as root) and typed "gdm" and it told me that
> command doesn't exist, so just to see what would happen I typed
> "startx" and that started up KDE for me.

You must have installed KDE previously; it didn't come from the upgrade.

You'll have noticed that ubuntu-desktop was removed during the upgrade;
you'll want to reinstall it, or use kubuntu-desktop if you want to stay with

 - mdz

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